Sri Lanka Law and Order minister dodges spy questionWednesday, 26 October 2016 20:28
Sri Lanka's Law and Order Minister Sagala Ratnayake walked out of a press conference when asked about the role of the military intelligence in the on-going unrest and tensions in the Jaffna peninsula.
RTI Act will come into effect from Feb. 2017Wednesday, 26 October 2016 14:55
The Right to Information Act will come into effect from February 4, 2017, says deputy minister of media - Mr. Karunarathna Paranawithana.
Sri Lanka, 5th most generous country in the worldWednesday, 26 October 2016 13:03
Srilanka has been ranked as the 5th most generous country in the world, according to research.
Sri Lankan neuroscientist talks about benefits of tea for brain ageingWednesday, 26 October 2016 12:22
Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Innovation in Biotechnology & Neuroscience, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, (Sri Lanka) Professor Ranil De Silva delivered a talk at Panjab University (PU) during the 8th Basic Science Colloquium. Professor Ranil De Silva delivered the talk on the topic of "Banking the brain and blood: What Sri Lanka can offer for multidisciplinary Collaborative research in Neutrigenomics and Neutraceuticals leading to Healthy brain aging".
Sri Lanka makes progress to control HIV Aids: Global FundWednesday, 26 October 2016 12:19
Sri Lanka has recorded a drop in HIV AIDS prevalence when compared to other South Asian countries, the Global Fund, quoted in a local media report said Tuesday.
Muslim civil society to stage pro-Palestine protest on FridayWednesday, 26 October 2016 12:07
Sri Lankan Muslim politicians and organisations will be staging a protest on Friday the 28th in front of the Dewatagaha Mosque in Town Hall against Sri Lanka’s decision to abstain from voting against Israel on a UNESCO resolution recently.
President’s secretary delays approving Kabir’s appointeesWednesday, 26 October 2016 11:39
Questions have been raised over the delay by the secretary to the president in approving the appointees to the board of directors of Elkaduwa Plantations Ltd.
Policeman attacked in Kilinochchi (pics)Wednesday, 26 October 2016 10:20
A policeman was attacked with a broken bottle on his face by a certain group at Kilinochchi town yesterday afternoon (25), and later tyres were burnt in the heart of the town, blocking the A-9 highway.